Qatar Green Building Council

Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC) is a non-profit, membership-driven organization providing leadership and encouraging collaboration in conducting environmentally sustainable practices for green building design and development in Qatar. Visit our website

QGBC Discusses Building Assessment Systems

Leaders in energy conservation, green building research, and best practice were given the opportunity to review the efficacy of current systems, while finding alternatives that better address the needs of the Qatar’s existing building stock.

Passivhaus Prepares to Receive the Human Element

Named Baytna – ‘Our House’ in Arabic – the Passivhaus project at Barwa City, led by Qatar Green Building Council (QGBC), has adapted a German concept for the ultimate eco-efficient house, including a range of energy-saving elements, to demonstrate how it could operate in Qatar’s climate.

Qatar Green Building Council and CIBSE sign MoU

Qatar Green Building Council and the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to foster a standardized building management services culture within Qatar’s construction industry.